— TNA held a media
conference call this afternoon to promote Sunday’s Slammiversary XII
pay-per-view. During the call, a rep from TNA confirmed that Sunday’s main event
match featuring TNA World Champion Eric Young vs. MVP is still officially on,
despite MVP’s recent knee injury.
Eric Young was asked about MVP’s injury and said he’s
preparing for their match this Sunday, but will be ready to “deal with” a
possible last-minute change to the match if needed.
During an interview with Chris Jericho this week on
the Talk Is Jericho podcast, MVP revealed that has not yet undergone an MRI and
has started putting weight back on the knee. While he is doing everything he can
to be ready for action this Sunday, he did say that TNA is working on a “Plan B”
in case he’s not healthy in time.
— TNA’s John Gaburick is scheduled to reveal several
former X-Division talents who will be returning to the company for their TNA
Destination X special that will be taped later this month. Gaburick tweeted the
Keep them coming. Names announced soon!